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Not a cheap knock-off in sight

After some prodding, Hermès agreed to comment on the subject of the large number of highly priced (seemingly) Hermès handbags on offer at discount shops around Hong Kong.

Tuesday, 6 November, 2012, 12:37pm

Play List: Sharon Briones, fashion stlyist and blogger

What I'm listening to: I recently returned from Burning Man after a week of "camping" at Robot Heart, one of the best dance camps in Black Rock City, in Nevada.

28 Oct 2012 - 3:41pm

Balmain's Olivier Rousteing is his own man

Luxury brand Balmain has always been controversial among editors. The brand rose to fame in the late 2000s with its in-your-face embellished jackets, extortionately priced ripped jeans and must-see fashion shows styled by the cool French Vogue editor Emmanuel Alt.

26 Oct 2012 - 2:55pm

Club Monaco opens men's-only store in Wan Chai

Wan Chai's Star Street neighbourhood just got hipper with the opening of Club Monaco's first men's-only store.

The pop-up branch, housed between multi-label shop Kapok and the Monocle lifestyle shop on St Francis Yard, opened on Thursday and will remain there until at least January.

24 Oct 2012 - 5:40am

Zadig and Voltaire's fashion presentation focuses on joys of cashmere

Former actress Cherie Chung Chor-hung is certainly a star who is not afraid to show off her assets at public events and on the red carpet. She might opt for body-hugging gowns in the spotlight but when she's off-duty, Chung loves her cosy knits.

23 Oct 2012 - 2:28pm

Entrepreneurial mums solve a footwear dilemma

Anita Klaus and Shamsa van Keulen have a lot in common. Both quit their jobs 10 years ago to be full-time mums, both came to Hong Kong six years ago when their husbands were posted here, and both have eldest sons who are 11 years old.

21 Oct 2012 - 11:30am

Brunello Cucinelli values history and long-lasting products

Few luxury brands set up their headquarters in a heritage castle like Brunello Cucinelli. But for the founder, having his own Utopia is the core of his vision.

"My dream is to give dignity to people and have them working in humane conditions," said Cucinelli during his brief visit in Hong Kong this week.

23 Oct 2012 - 2:27pm

Moiselle's autumn-winter fashion collection launched in Hong Kong

Harris Chan Pak-hei, the creative director of family fashion business Moiselle, did not grow up dreaming to be a designer.

"I wanted to be a doctor, a lawyer or a firefighter when I was little. I watched a lot of TVB soaps and dreamed about becoming one of the heroes," he said when hosting the launch of Moiselle's autumn-winter collection at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts.

23 Oct 2012 - 2:26pm

Dark angel

Romantic and edgy, the neo-gothic looks of the season are not for the faint-hearted.

14 Oct 2012 - 12:17am

Toms founder says business is all about giving

The founder of US shoe brand Toms tells Abid Rahman how giving can be good for business.

15 Oct 2012 - 5:20pm